Brainstorm!: The Stories of Twenty American Kid Inventors

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Turtleback Books, Sep 1, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 150 pages
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For use in schools and libraries only. The stories of 20 ingenious young Americans who have filed patents with the U.S. Patent Office include Chester Greenwood, who invented ear muffs, and Vanessa Hess, who created colored car wax.

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User Review  - ElizaJane - LibraryThing

Reason for Reading: Came with our history curriculum. Read aloud to my ds, a biography at a time over a period of time. A collection of short biographies featuring kid inventors, focusing on what they ... Read full review

BRAINSTORM!: The Stories of Twenty American Kid Inventors

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Here's proof that serious inventors need not be adults, and that inventions need not be complex, expensive machines to be patentable, marketable, and sometimes, lucrative. From a rotary steam engine ... Read full review

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